Category: Bad Drivers News

Pa. School Bus Company IDs Bad Drivers via Facebook

Frye Transportation Group owner D.J. Frye has taken to social media to share video of motorists illegally passing his school buses or otherwise engaging in other unsafe behavior that puts students at risk. Ryan Gray stnonline.com The school bus contractor serves 1,300 students who attend the Beaver County and Western Beaver County school districts northwest…

Women Are Actually The Angrier Drivers, Study Finds

Do women get road rage worse than men? Females drivers lose their cool faster than males, claims study Shivali Best dailymail.co.uk The study tracked 1,000 UK drivers using sensors placed on the hands Results suggest that women are angrier than men when in the car But these findings contradict previous studies, which show that 96.6%…

HGV driver using TWO mobiles on M6 in Cheshire

Watch: Shocking footage of HGV driver using TWO mobiles on M6 in Cheshire Frances Barrett chesterchronicle.co.uk This is the moment an irresponsible lorry driver was caught on camera using not one but two mobile phones at the same time while he was driving on the M6 in Cheshire. The man was filmed holding one phone…

Progressive, Geico often charge rich, Bad Drivers less, survey says

Charles Elmore palmbeachpost.com A national consumer group says driving while poor can be more expensive for your car insurance bill than driving while intoxicated, and it calls out Progressive and Geico. “It is profoundly unfair that a driver with a moderate income and a perfect driving record is often charged more for auto insurance than…

Bad Driving Habits in Burton

Bad driving habits in Burton include texting and sex acts, a new survey reveals lizbetfrybm burtonmail.co.uk Sex acts, tailgating, speeding and texting make up some of the worst habits picked up by drivers in Burton and the West Midlands, a new survey has revealed. Three in five drivers in the region who took part in…

What do Phoenix-area drivers NOT know how to do?

William Pitts 12news.com PHOENIX – Arizona routinely appears near the top of bad driving lists. So 12 News wanted to know what the Phoenix area’s bad drivers could be doing better. We asked the people who see the most bad drivers every day: The cops. Across the board, every department said drivers need to put…

Lenient Driving Tests Fail to Properly Educate New Drivers

Lenient Driving Test

Maddy Smith thelamron.com Driving a car is a routine part of most Americans’ daily life. According to the American Automobile Association, the average American drives about 29.2 miles per day. We drive cars so often that the act of operating a vehicle becomes muscle memory—and we become incognizant of how dangerous driving actually is. According…

School Division puts Cameras in Buses

School Bus Cameras

Drivers be aware: you are being filmed Joe McWilliams southpeacenews.com A warning went out last week to drivers that if they blow by school buses when their red lights are flashing, they’ll be caught on camera. It’s a new measure of the High Prairie School Division, aimed at curbing a persistent and dangerous problem. Everybody…

Bad Driving: What are we Thinking?

Road Rage

Chris Chambers theguardian.com New laws to curb dangerous driving highlight the fascinating psychology of the road Last week the UK government announced a crackdown on unsafe driving. From now on, those of us spotted tailgating or lane hogging will face on-the-spot fines of £100 and three penalty points. As road safety minister Stephen Hammond said:…